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Employee Wellness

The progressive APS Employee Wellness program supports an environment that promotes a culture of health encouraging healthy behaviors. Through opportunities for educational and fitness programming, healthy lifelong behaviors decrease health risks while reducing healthcare costs. For further information and submissions contact employee.wellness@aps.edu

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2018 Wellness Incentive Program

Current Events at a Glance

 April

May

  • First Friday of Each Month, Blood Pressure Checks.  Alice & Bruce King Educational Complex.  10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • First Monday of Each Month, Blood Pressure Check.  Lincoln Complex Conference Room.  7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
  • Project Heart Start Compression Only CPR Training.  Alice & Bruce King Educational Complex
  •  Lunch & Learn, noon M&O  Catering Building, Lincoln Complex, Friday, May,19th
  • Lunch & Learn, noon Alice & Bruce King Educational Complex, Rio Puerco Room, Friday, May 19th
  • Noontime - "Lunch in a Rut"  Food/Cooking Demonstration, Kitchen Area, Alice & Bruce King Educational Complex, Thursday, May 25th.  West Kitchen Area

 June

  • First Friday of Each Month, Blood Pressure Checks.  Alice & Bruce King Educational Complex.  10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • First Monday of Each Month, Blood Pressure Check.  Lincoln Complex Conference Room.  7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
  • Lunch & Learn, noon M&O  Catering Building, Lincoln Complex, Friday, June 23rd
  • Lunch & Learn, noon Alice & Bruce King Educational Complex, Friday, June 23rd
  • Noontime - "Lunch in a Rut"  Food/Cooking Demonstration, Kitchen Area, Alice & Bruce King Educational Complex, Thursday, June 22nd.  West Kitchen Area

Ongoing Events and Resources

Have a Suggestion?  contact employee.wellness@aps.edu


Resources and Information

Choosing Wisely Campaign - promoting conversations with your physician to choose your right care 

ABC's Diabetes

Employee Assistance Programs

Fitness Options and Exercise Tips and Facts

Gym Discounts and City of ABQ Community Centers

Instant Recess for Work or School Site, click to access video

Healthful Links

Healthy Quick and Easy Recipes on a Budget

Nutrition & Food Demonstration Recipes - under construction

Shopping, Cooking and Meal Planning

Stress Management Tools

Tobacco Free

Weight Management through HealthAdvocate your free online wellness portal

 

  Wellness Watch from our Benefits Carriers

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Employee Wellness News

Form Now Available for Preventative Health Exams

Wellness checkups need to be completed between Oct. 1, 2016, and Sept. 30, 2017 to keep insurance costs down.

Posted April 21, 2017

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Healthy Holiday Cooking

 

Posted November 14, 2016

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